A century of social and sexual change: in conversation with Alan Hollinghurst

4:00pm - 5:00pm / Saturday 12th October 2019 / Venue: Leggate Theatre Victoria Gallery & Museum
Type: Lecture / Category: Public / Series: Liverpool Literary Festival 2019
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Alan Hollinghurst discusses his recent novel, The Sparsholt Affair and its exploration of the social and sexual revolutions of the past century. Alan
will consider these key themes in his work, and how their life-changing consequences are still being played out today.

The celebrated author behind the 2004 Booker Prize winning The Line of Beauty, Alan is the writer of six novels, and two translations, alongside collections of poetry and short stories.BOOK NOW